post #1 of Old 10-22-2011, 09:50 AM Thread Starter
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gasket for ported 4.0 heads

Hi everyone,

I have a dilemma on finding the right manifold exhaust gasket to use for port matching the exhaust & head ports.
Is there a high performance gasket out there for ported heads?


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post #2 of Old 10-22-2011, 10:48 AM
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Get a fel-pro and match it to that.

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go to jeepstrokers.com . before you port match . very good how-to on this . opening up intakes and how much and where to avoid due to water jackets etc. also do not open up the exhaust too much if any . more of a polish over there . check it out . under faq's i think .
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Port match to the gasket
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if you open up the exhaust to the gasket you will lose scavenging and velocity .
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Thanx guys, I pass the info to my head guy.

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anyone using the hemi springs on these heads?

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